Several investment business heads have left the consultancy following a group-wide shakeup. They include two executives in Asia and the global head of alternatives.
After some nine months of wait-and-see silence in Taiwan, the country's public sector funds and local insurance companies appear ready to award new mandates after issuing a flurry of request...
CIC officially opens in New York; Value Partners hires strategic planning manager; SSG Capital appoints ex-Wellington exec; Vanguard faces scepticism over new WFOE; Lombard Odier names Asia chair, CEO; Deutsche WM hires greater China quartet; HSBC PB names SE Asia equity head; HK SFC names advisory committee; Heitman adds Australia marketing head; SimCorp replaces Asia head; Unigestion hires quant research head.
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The Korean pension fund has just allocated $320 million to seven private equity managers. CIO Jang Dong-Hun tells AsianInvestor why they were chosen.
The case for boosting equity allocations is weakening for some asset owners, which are scaling back generally on risk or re-weighting their portfolios, say consultants.